trout lily
noun Etymology: probably from its speckled leaves Date: circa 1898 dogtooth violet

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • trout lily — ☆ trout lily n. DOGTOOTH VIOLET * * * …   Universalium

  • trout lily — ☆ trout lily n. DOGTOOTH VIOLET …   English World dictionary

  • trout-lily — eritronis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Lelijinių (Liliaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Erythronium). atitikmenys: lot. Erythronium angl. adder’s tongue; Fawn lily; trout lily vok. Hundszahn; Zahnlilie rus. кандык; эритрониум lenk. psi ząb …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • trout-lily — amerikinis eritronis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Lelijinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Erythronium americanum), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Erythronium americanum angl. amberbell; yellow adder s tongue;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • trout lily — trout′ lil′y n. pln dogtooth violet …   From formal English to slang

  • trout lily — noun Any of various plants in the Liliaceae genus Erythronium, also called fawn lily and dogs tooth violet …   Wiktionary

  • trout lily. — See dogtooth violet (def. 1). * * * …   Universalium

  • trout lily — noun eastern North American dogtooth having solitary yellow flowers marked with brown or purple and spotted interiors • Syn: ↑yellow adder s tongue, ↑amberbell, ↑Erythronium americanum • Hypernyms: ↑dogtooth violet, ↑dogtooth, ↑dog s tooth violet …   Useful english dictionary

  • trout lily. — See dogtooth violet (def. 1) …   Useful english dictionary

  • trout flower — noun see trout lily …   Useful english dictionary

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